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Malay Cochin Cross

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Master S.M.C, Oct 11, 2009.

  1. Master S.M.C

    Master S.M.C Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello guys, I am aware that the Brahma was created by crossing the Malay with Cochin way back when. But but my question is now if I where to do that now with a sq Malay and a sq Cochin, would it produce a nice looking Brahma.

    P.S The Cochins and Malays would probably come from superior farms
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    After you try it, be certain to post pics.
     
  3. Teach97

    Teach97 Bantam Addict

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    I would say nope...you would hae to go about selecting for those traits that have made the brahama what it is...that was just the foundation genetics...still a bunch of selecting to go
     

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